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Oct 7, 2012 5:00am PDT
climb out of my chair. this has become common place in the election. scott brown cited a study. what could be more -- businesses themselves are independent. it is essentially a right wing interest group that is out there to, you know, destroy democrats at every opportunity. i don't think i'm overstating things when i say that. it's like me getting up here saying the occupy wall street group came up with a study saying, you know. it's not an independent source. >> these folks just don't hate obama enough. if i was split from the u.s. chamber of commerce, it's the baby brother. >> they have been incredibly opposed to affordable care act and fought the obama truth. they thought the chamber of commerce was too soft. >> yes. >> on a more basic level, too, they oppose regulations of every kind. they oppose affirmative action. it's interesting. the corporations all filed. they support these things as necessary things for diverse and highly competent work force for the 21st century. it's radical. anytime anyone references that, it's a red flag. >> here is the irony. if you forget the statist
Oct 6, 2012 5:00am PDT
brown kauffman. so this wasn't entirely at all a partisan thing. it came up against a lot of resistance in a lot of parties to break up the big banks. congresswoman waters, talk me down from my concern about the fact that if we get to a crisis, that basically size is the issue and everything is subsidiary to that. if we still have these big banks, even if we designate them, when the rubber hits the road and the crisis is at the door and everyone's hair is on fire, we're still just going to write them a blank check. >> no. absolutely not. first of all, you have to understand that when we experienced this crisis in this country with the failure of lehman brothers and all of a sudden we saw that our economy was at great risk, we were on the road to a depression, we didn't know what to do. nobody -- we had no rules. >> right. >> for how to deal with this so it has been very complicated and a lot of hard work, but we came up with dodd-frank and we came up with the designation so that we can have the living wills as a part of how we dissolve these institutions. we have come a long way from wh
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